Tehran, June 22: Iran may exit nuclear deal in coming weeks – Deputy FM. Iran wants to preserve the deal but adjustments need to be made as a result of Washington’s decision to withdraw from the landmark accord, Abbas Araghchi said in an interview to Euronews.
KATHMANDU, May 18: Ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been mulling over not vacating the post of speaker or deputy speaker in favor of another party, amid an argument over the relevant constitutional provision.
KATHMANDU, Mar, 18: Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Dr Shibamaya Tumbahamphe, and Vice Chair of the National Assembly, Shashikala Dahal, has been administered the oath of office and secrecy Sunday.
KATHMANDU, March 16: Shivamaya Tumbahamphe of the CPN-UML and Pushpa Bhusal of Nepali Congress (NC) are contesting for deputy speaker of the House of Representatives in the election scheduled for Friday.
DANG, March 9: Born in an economically weak family, Shanta Chaudhary of Dang district was made to work as a housemaid for a landlord of the district at a tender age of 10. From that age, she spent the next ten years working as a kamlari (indentured laborer).
KATHMANDU, March 5: Nepali Congress (NC) Leader Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar has been appointed as the Deputy Parliamentary Party leader on Monday. NC President appointed Gachchhadar to the post following his election as the PP leader.
KATHMANDU, Jan 20: After Rani Pokhari reconstruction courted controversies, an expert committee formed to make suggestions to the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) office on the reconstruction of the pond organized a public hearing on Wednesday to discuss its preliminary report with the stakeholders and also collect suggestions from them.
KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Deputy Mayor Hari Prabha Khadgi locked the gate of Ranipokharai Tuesday after making a site inspection there. The northern side of Ranipokhari opposite Bishwojyoti Cinema got locked up.
DAMAK, Nov 22: Gita Adhikari, who got elected as the deputy mayor of Damak Municipality, has resumed her teaching career at Damak Multiple Campus (DMC). She has been teaching economics to the first year students of Bachelor in Business Studies.
SIRAHA, LAHAN, Sept 23: The CPN-UML has claimed the posts of mayor and deputy mayor in Lahan Municipality. The UML's mayoral candidate Muni Sah won with 11,307 votes. Sah's nearest rival from NC Achamitlal Chaudhary got 9,138 votes.
LAHAN, Sept 22: CPN (Maoist Center) has won the elections in Dhangadhimai Municipality of Siraha district. Maoist Center’s candidate Hari Narayan Chaudhary has got 5,683 votes to become mayor of the municipality.
KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday directed Deputy Speaker Ganga Prasad Yadav and Executive Chairperson of Nepal Television (NT) Mahesh Raj Dahal to furnish clarification on the violation of election code of conduct within 24 hours.
BHAKTAPUR, July 30: The CPN (UML) standing committee meeting today has finalized the names of party candidates to contest the post of chiefs and deputy chiefs in 19 district development coordination committees.
KATHMANDU, July 21: It has been revealed that secretary at the Ministry of Water Supply and Sanitation Bhim Prasad Upadhyaya has appointed a junior staff as Deputy Director at Project Implementation Directorate (PID) of Kathmandu Upatyaka Khanepani Limited (KUKL), by breaching the regulations.
KOHALPUR, July 5: Candidate of CPN-UML Loot Bahadur Rawat has been elected as the mayor of Kohalpur Municipality. Rawat secured 9,007 votes while his immediate rival of Nepali Congress Bhanu Bhakta Bhattarai got 8,920 votes.
TULSIPUR (Dang), July 4: CPN (UML) candidate Kul Bahadur KC has got elected to the post of mayor in Lamahi Municipality, Dang beating his nearest competitor from the Nepali Congress with a slight margin in the second phase of local level elections held on June 28. He garnered 5,152 votes to win the election.
KATHMANDU, July 1: CPN-UML has grabbed the chief of Menchhayem Rural Municipality. UML candidate Yadav Bahadur Khapung Khapung has been elected as the chief with 1, 668 votes while his closest rival of Nepali Congress Deu Kumar Limbu got 1, 496 votes.
KHOTANG, July 1: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Bhupendra Rai has emerged victorious in the race for the chief of Diprung Rural Municipality with 2902 votes defeating his nearest rival CPN-UML candidate Arjun Roka who secured 1802 votes.
KATHMANDU, June 12: Sajha Party has fielded Professor and social worker Dr Tara Kafle and journalist and human right activist Prakash Chandra Pariyar for mayoral and deputy mayoral candidates respectively for Itahari Sub-Metropolitan City .
KATHMANDU, June 2: As the International Labor Organisation's 106th Session of the International Labor Conference is just around the corner, Nepal has intensified preparations at the diplomatic-level to garner support for the post of the deputy member in the ILO Governing Body.